The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 41 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware 38 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.73% 4.49% 5.12%
As % of the Vendors category 11.52% 10.10% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 21
Median daily rate £450 £353 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% +19.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £256 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.22%
VMware
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
330 307 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.04% 44.49% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 228 180
Median daily rate £425 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.08% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 17
Median hourly rate £21.50 £13.68 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.22% +10.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.80 £28.50 £17.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +8 28 £388 +13.97% 8
West Wales -14 10 £525 +96.26%
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VMware.

1 41 (73.21%) Windows
2 34 (60.71%) Active Directory
3 26 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
5 23 (41.07%) Windows Server
6 20 (35.71%) Linux
7 18 (32.14%) MS Exchange
7 18 (32.14%) Citrix
8 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 14 (25.00%) HP
9 14 (25.00%) SAN
9 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
10 13 (23.21%) Migration
11 12 (21.43%) Clustering
11 12 (21.43%) Red Hat
11 12 (21.43%) Hyper-V
11 12 (21.43%) Ansible
12 11 (19.64%) Puppet
12 11 (19.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
12 11 (19.64%) Unix
12 11 (19.64%) Firewall
12 11 (19.64%) ELK Stack
13 10 (17.86%) Apache
13 10 (17.86%) AIX
13 10 (17.86%) Tivoli
13 10 (17.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.86%) Apache
3 9 (16.07%) Confluence
4 7 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (5.36%) Skype for Business
7 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.57%) IIS
7 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.79%) nginx
8 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) SAN
2 11 (19.64%) Firewall
3 6 (10.71%) DHCP
3 6 (10.71%) DNS
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 4 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.36%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (3.57%) Extranet
6 2 (3.57%) Intranet
6 2 (3.57%) LAN
6 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.57%) WAN
7 1 (1.79%) Internet
7 1 (1.79%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.79%) Skype
7 1 (1.79%) VoIP
7 1 (1.79%) VPN
7 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 7 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.79%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.07%) JIRA
2 9 (16.07%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Local Government
4 1 (1.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Technical Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Migration Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.57%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) ELK Stack
2 9 (16.07%) MCollective
3 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.79%) Node.js
4 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Clustering
2 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.71%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) LPAR
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (73.21%) Windows
2 26 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (41.07%) Windows Server
5 20 (35.71%) Linux
6 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (19.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (19.64%) Unix
8 10 (17.86%) AIX
9 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
10 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.57%) Solaris
11 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.79%) CentOS
12 1 (1.79%) Debian
12 1 (1.79%) HPUX
12 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Migration
2 9 (16.07%) IT Governance
3 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.29%) Information Security
4 7 (12.50%) DevOps
4 7 (12.50%) High Availability
5 6 (10.71%) Project Management
6 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.93%) Service Management
7 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL
8 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.36%) Load Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.36%) Project Governance
8 3 (5.36%) Server Hardening
8 3 (5.36%) Software Licensing
8 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) Python
2 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 5 (8.93%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.57%) Ruby
4 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.79%) Go
5 1 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) Scala
5 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Degree
3 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) MCSE
5 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.79%) CCNA
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.79%) MCITP
5 1 (1.79%) MCP
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 34 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (12.50%) PowerHA
4 7 (12.50%) vSphere
4 7 (12.50%) XenApp
5 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.79%) Docker
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.79%) NFS
7 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Ansible
2 11 (19.64%) Puppet
3 10 (17.86%) Tivoli
3 10 (17.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (16.07%) Backup Exec
4 9 (16.07%) Nessus
4 9 (16.07%) Packer
4 9 (16.07%) Rundeck
4 9 (16.07%) SCCM
4 9 (16.07%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 9 (16.07%) Zenoss
5 3 (5.36%) HAProxy
5 3 (5.36%) Kibana
5 3 (5.36%) logstash
5 3 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (5.36%) SCOM
6 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) Citrix
3 14 (25.00%) HP
4 12 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco
5 10 (17.86%) IBM
5 10 (17.86%) Symantec
6 9 (16.07%) NetApp
6 9 (16.07%) SAP
6 9 (16.07%) Sonatype
7 8 (14.29%) Oracle
8 4 (7.14%) SaltStack
9 3 (5.36%) Avaya
9 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.57%) arcserve
10 2 (3.57%) Dell
10 2 (3.57%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.79%) Altiris
11 1 (1.79%) Fujitsu
11 1 (1.79%) Sophos
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